This is an archived release.
A large increase in salmon export prices
In the period from 21 March – 27 March the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 62.51 per kilo. This is a considerable increase of 8.0 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.
|Week 12 2016||Change in per cent|
|Week 11 2016 - Week 12 2016||Week 12 2015 - Week 12 2016|
|1Selected commodity numbers for fresh salmon are 03.02.1411 and 03.02.1419 and frozen salmon 03.03.1311 and 03.03.1319.|
|Price per kilo (NOK)|
|Fresh or chilled salmon||62.51||8.0||49.6|
|Fresh or chilled salmon||10 405||-42.0||-45.3|
The export quantity of fresh salmon was 10 405 tons in the period 21 March – 27 March, a larger decrease of 42.0 per cent compared to the period 14 March – 20 March. As in previous years, the salmon export was low in Easter week.
Norway exported 333 tons of frozen salmon at NOK 52.85 per kilo in the period 21 March – 27 March.